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Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (Betting Shops) Bill 2014-15

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Thomas Docherty

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 38 2014-2015, as introduced | PDF version, 64KB 25.02.2015

Latest news on the Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (Betting Shops) Bill 2014-15

This Bill was presented to Parliament on 7 July 2014. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

The 2014-15 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.

Summary of the Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (Betting Shops) Bill 2014-15

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to create a new planning use class for betting shops with fixed odds betting terminals, which would require the granting of planning permission; to provide that local planning authorities assess demand for fixed odds betting terminal betting shops when considering applications for premises in that planning use class and place a cap on the number of such shops for which planning permission may be granted in any area; and for connected purposes.

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